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Re: Web site rendering - images need width+height
On Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 1:13 PM, Lars Noodén <lars.nooden@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 11/03/2013 11:09 AM, Ali Linx (amjjawad) wrote:
> > On Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 12:56 PM, Lars Noodén <lars.nooden@xxxxxxxxx>
> >> I just checked the Lubuntu.net web site over a slow connection and it
> >> could use some minor tweaking to improve how it renders. Specifically
> >> all the image elements (IMG) that it loads ought to have valid width and
> >> height attributes set in order to make the page load smoothly.
> >> Without width and height, the page gets re-rendered each time an image
> >> or icon completes loading. Because the pages have a lot of icons, this
> >> means that they spend a lot of time jumping around again and again until
> >> they settle into the final layout. On a slow connection this can be a
> >> disturbingly long time and it's not possible to read the page until it
> >> is finished. Adding valid width and height attributes would fix that.
> >> Even for those with fast connections, having valid width and height
> >> attributes for all image (IMG) elements would make the page appear to
> >> load faster.
> >> Should this get a bug report or is it enough to write here?
> >> Thanks,
> >> /Lars
> > Hi Lars,
> > Long time, no see :)
> Thanks for being so active.
I am glad that we still on the same place, discussing Lubuntu :)
> > There was a very recent discussion about some important issue on the
> > website: https://lists.launchpad.net/lubuntu-comms/msg00702.html
> > The issue you brought could be less important from the current mistakes
> > the website but definitely what you are talking about is yet another
> > that raise a big Q mark.
> Who has write access to fix the attribute problem?
As far as I know, the only one who has access and able to do anything to
Lubuntu Website is someone called Mario :)
Where is he right now? for the last 2 years, I have never heard a word from
Have you checked this link:
David was talking about an incorrect information on the website and I added
> There is also some general lint which could be fixed after a couple of
> passes through a validator:
Not sure how bad this issue is?!
> Usability / accessibility are an important part of marketing and outreach.
HUGE +1 for this :)
And therefore, I have suggested these:
Full List of Suggestions:
And, above all, the website, until the moment, is not mentioning anything
about 14.04 being an LTS release. What a shame. This is the best time to
advertise for that - http://youtu.be/JxV4XjOksYQ
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